The Great Gatsby Study Guide Chapter 5

Describe the meeting between Gatsby and Daisy. Why was he so nervous?
It started very awkwardly because Gatsby doesn’t really know how to act around her. It has been years that they met
How long did it take Gatsby to make the money to buy the mansion?
three years
Why did Gatsby want Daisy to see the house and his clothes?
Because it was the time that he can show her all the things he has right now that he didn’t have before. Also to show her that he is really good enough
What had the green light on the dock meant to Gatsby?
To him, the green light is like Daisy
What had Gatsby turned Daisy into in his own mind?
some kind of illusion